I wasn't ready for these 75 Chicks





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Published on May 5, 2016

Our 75 Cornish Cross meat Chickens arrived a day early, and I’m caught off guard. So, I quickly round up the chiddlers and head to the post office (to pick up the chicks) then it’s time to set up their brooder. (RESOURCES BELOW):

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My article on Getting ready for chicks: http://bit.ly/gettingstartedgroupsFB

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Rubber Feed Pan for catching the debris - http://amzn.to/1T1G3nB
Plastic Flip Top Poultry Feeder - http://amzn.to/1YbTXFb
One Gallon Poultry Waterer - http://amzn.to/1YbU1EH

Hibiscus tea recipe:

8 to 10 cups of water
hibiscus leave

⁃boil water
⁃throw hibiscus leaves on top (about 2 - 3 handfuls)
⁃let step for 4 min
⁃strain out leaves
⁃add lemon
⁃add 1.5c honey (1/2 cup to every 1/2 gallon you make)
⁃add water and ice

***this recipe is for 1.5 gallons, you can make less or more depending on your needs***

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NOTE: The brooder supplies listed ARE the products I use. Well... unless they've been discontinued, then I link to a similar one (that I would buy). The links above ARE affiliate links. So, I make 4% commission. It's not that much at this point, but enough to take the family out to each a couple times a month. YEH! I figured since I'm already linking to the stuff, might as well get a commission. I appreciate your support!

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